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  • A - PDO phase results in cooler oceanic water near Alaska, with warmer waters near Japan while a +PDO phase results in warmer waters near Japan and cooler waters near Alaska. -- The Delaware Valley's Weather Center

  • Many are labelled PDO protected designation of origin, indicating that the cheese has been produced in a traditional way.

    Insiders' guide to Greece

  • A cooling Pacifc longterm PDO change, not just La Nina would, overtime cut off the flow of warm tropical waters northward.

    Unthreaded #21 « Climate Audit

  • Even though a La Nina will influence the weather for months at a time, it's still a short-term climatological factor compared to something that climatologists call the Pacific Decadal Oscillation PDO, which is a long-term warming or cooling of the overall sea-surface temperature of the Pacific.

    Paul Yeager: Predictions of 10-Year Texas Drought Have Validity

  • I should clarify something I suggested earlier: actually the redistribution of the heat in the oceans may in general just be a part of the PDO, which is still poorly understood.

    Unthreaded #9 « Climate Audit

  • My personal theory is that the PDO is a long period shift related to long term solar features probably related to N-S polarity asymmetries in the IMF and oceanic heat content distribution, while ENSO is a shorter term measure of solar flux influence.

    Unthreaded #20 « Climate Audit

  • Both temp and precip signals bear a resemblance to the PDO, which is influential in this region.

    Loso: Varves in Alaska « Climate Audit

  • Does Gavin believe that the PDO is a real phenomenum?

    Demetris Koutsoyannis « Climate Audit

  • There is evidence discussed (obscurely) that KOE variation plays a major role in the phenomena known as the PDO (Pacific Decadal Oscillation).

    Bill Gray Presentation « Climate Audit

  • I'm also told that our majority-Government-owned giant oil company Petroleum Development Oman, aka PDO, discovered a really big field called Al Ghubar South last year, although it won't be officially announced 'till HM gives the OK according to my MOG friends who confirmed the leak.

    iToot Stream


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  • Pacific Decadal Oscillation

    from NASA "The Pacific Decadal Oscillation (PDO) is a long-term ocean fluctuation of the Pacific Ocean."

    August 26, 2015